The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 63 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing WCF 18 37 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.37% 4.10% 2.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.06% 8.30% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 25
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
WCF
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
356 446 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 46.84% 49.39% 40.44%
Number of salaries quoted 302 404 365
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

WCF
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Oxford region.

WCF Salary Trend in Oxford

WCF
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Oxford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (96.15%) .NET
3 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET
4 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
5 15 (57.69%) MVC
6 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
7 11 (42.31%) SQL
7 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
8 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
9 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (34.62%) TDD
9 9 (34.62%) Web Services
10 8 (30.77%) HTML
10 8 (30.77%) Degree
11 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
11 7 (26.92%) XML
11 7 (26.92%) Windows
11 7 (26.92%) Scrum
12 6 (23.08%) OO
12 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
12 6 (23.08%) WPF
12 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (23.08%) MVVM
12 6 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
13 5 (19.23%) jQuery
13 5 (19.23%) Linux
13 5 (19.23%) CSS
13 5 (19.23%) Java

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) CMS
1 4 (15.38%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (7.69%) nginx
2 2 (7.69%) Node.js
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (7.69%) Umbraco
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) JBoss
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.85%) WordPress
3 1 (3.85%) DNN
3 1 (3.85%) Zimbra
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.69%) HBase
3 2 (7.69%) Neo4j
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Selenium
1 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
2 3 (11.54%) MSTest
2 3 (11.54%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (11.54%) Moq
2 3 (11.54%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (11.54%) NUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.54%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) .NET Developer
3 5 (19.23%) C# Developer
3 5 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Graduate Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Developer Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Tester
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 4 (15.38%) Graduate
4 4 (15.38%) Tester
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Programmer
5 3 (11.54%) C# Programmer
5 3 (11.54%) Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 21 (80.77%) ASP.NET
3 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
4 9 (34.62%) Web Services
4 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (30.77%) HTML
6 7 (26.92%) XML
7 6 (23.08%) WPF
7 6 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
7 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
8 5 (19.23%) jQuery
8 5 (19.23%) CSS
9 4 (15.38%) XSLT
9 4 (15.38%) WinForms
9 4 (15.38%) HTML5
10 3 (11.54%) Castle Windsor
10 3 (11.54%) Ninject
10 3 (11.54%) Spring.NET
10 3 (11.54%) Unity DI Container
10 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Life Science
3 3 (11.54%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (7.69%) GIS
5 1 (3.85%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (3.85%) Google Search Appliance
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) MVC
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) TDD
4 7 (26.92%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) OO
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (23.08%) MVVM
6 4 (15.38%) Automation Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Web Application Development
7 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 3 (11.54%) BDD
7 3 (11.54%) Kanban
7 3 (11.54%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) OOP
8 2 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
9 1 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
5 5 (19.23%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) C
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) EPiServer
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